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I purchased four D1225C12B5AP-15 Gently Typhoon Fans. I bought them from a seller on ebay, because they were sold out all over the internet. They arrived today!

There is a TON of Chinese-looking characters on the back of the packaging.

My question:

Do counterfeit fans circulate? Could these be counterfeit?

Any responses would be greatly appreciated!!!
yes they do but they mostly rotate.
    
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Exactly. My S-Flexes came in packaging that I figured you'd see on the shelves in Akihabara.
When I left my Ultra Kazes' packaging on the desk last weekend, a friend came over and asked "Hey, do you buy your fans in the China Mart now?"


Yikes.
   
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When I left my Ultra Kazes' packaging on the desk last weekend, a friend came over and asked "Hey, do you buy your fans in the China Mart now?"


Yikes.
The best was when I ordered 6 or so GTs and my girl was there when I got the package and opened it up. She said at least I don't have to whine about you spending money (saying they looked/were cheap). I then made the mistake of telling her they ran me close to $20 a pop, not a great idea..
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. I then made the mistake of telling her they ran me close to $20 a pop, not a great idea..
I understood that looong time ago... Now I don't buy any more shiny package LOL.

I try to buy as much OEM stuff as possible, so Mum doesn't ask how many does that cost
   
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I understood that looong time ago... Now I don't buy any more shiny package LOL.

I try to buy as much OEM stuff as possible, so Mum doesn't ask how many does that cost
Just wait till you get a girlfriend, it gets much worse.
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Just wait till you get a girlfriend, it gets much worse.
hell wait till you get a wife, it gets worse
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hell wait till you get a wife, it gets worse
Wait till you get a tech savvy boyfriend, it gets wor.... oh...
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hell wait till you get a wife, it gets worse
She lives with me, so almost as bad. But I guess I can still kick her out, your options are limited.
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Just wait till you get a girlfriend, it gets much worse.
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hell wait till you get a wife, it gets worse
I must be doing it wrong then... pretty sure my girlfriend trolled me into water cooling after debating it all summer long.
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Wait till you get a tech savvy boyfriend, it gets wor.... oh...
Never buy your girl something expensive cos for the rest of your life you must stick to something grand. Okay? Where is this going? Haha.
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